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The Resource Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg [and others]

Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg [and others]

Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America
Title
Photography in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
770/.973/09034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR23
LC item number
.P48 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sandweiss, Martha A
  • Trachtenberg, Alan
  • Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photography
  • Fotografie
  • Photographie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • USA
Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Amon Carter Museum, Oct. 26, 1991-Jan. 5, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Martha A. Sandweiss -- Color plates -- Photography : the emergence of a keyword / Alan Trachtenberg -- The portrait studio and the celebrity : promoting the art / Barbara McCandless -- Portfolio -- Undecisive moments : the narrative tradition in Western photography / Martha A. Sandweiss -- "A terrible distinctness" : photography of the Civil War era / Keith F. Davis -- Portfolio -- American views and the romance of modernization / Peter Bacon Hales -- "Of charming glens, graceful glades, and frowning cliffs" : the economic incentives, social inducements, and aesthetic issues of American pictorial photography, 1880-1902 / Sarah Greenough -- Portfolio -- Appendix. Works in the exhibition, with artist biographies
Control code
23079968
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
xv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780810936591
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91000301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)1399524
Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg [and others]
Publication
Note
Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Amon Carter Museum, Oct. 26, 1991-Jan. 5, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Martha A. Sandweiss -- Color plates -- Photography : the emergence of a keyword / Alan Trachtenberg -- The portrait studio and the celebrity : promoting the art / Barbara McCandless -- Portfolio -- Undecisive moments : the narrative tradition in Western photography / Martha A. Sandweiss -- "A terrible distinctness" : photography of the Civil War era / Keith F. Davis -- Portfolio -- American views and the romance of modernization / Peter Bacon Hales -- "Of charming glens, graceful glades, and frowning cliffs" : the economic incentives, social inducements, and aesthetic issues of American pictorial photography, 1880-1902 / Sarah Greenough -- Portfolio -- Appendix. Works in the exhibition, with artist biographies
Control code
23079968
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
xv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780810936591
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91000301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)1399524

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